For citizens of Russia and Ukraine, visas are called Provisa. You can get this visa quite easily – by submitting an application online through the site, and the visa will come to you automatically within a day.
2. Schengen visa:
An important point on the use of a Schengen visa is the need for an initial entry into the country whose visa you have, after which you can fly to Cyprus during the entire duration of your visa.
3. Visitor Visa:
A visitor visa is issued for a period of 1 year. In this case, you must show the availability of funds in your Cyprus account – at least 10 thousand euros for the applicant and at least 5 thousand euros for one financially dependent family member. To provide this visa, you will need a rental contract. This visa is called Pink Sleep.
4. Visa category F:
Category F visa is intended for wealthy families who can show the immigration service of Cyprus a constant sufficient income from abroad.
* After 7 years of living in Cyprus, you can apply for a Cyprus Passport.
1st method – by naturalization after 7 years of residence
2nd method – through investments in the amount of 2 million and 150 thousand euros – it will take 6 months.
The cost of renting an apartment or house depends on the choice of the city where you plan to live.
If this is Limassol, the cost of renting a one-bedroom apartment is from 750-800 euros.
In Larnaca – from 700 euros.
In Paphos – 500-600 euros.
The cost of water is 200 euros / for 4 months
The cost of electricity is 300-400 euros / 2 months
Public schools are free for all residents of Cyprus, including foreigners.
Private schools – 4000-6000 euros in Paphos and Larnaca, 7000-9000 euros in Limassol.
Kindergardens – 300-400 euros / month
Sport clubs – from 50 euro / month
Dancing, music – from 80 euros / month
Language courses – from 100 euros / month
Private lessons – from 25 euros / month
The cost of food in Cyprus for a family with two people will be approximately 600 euros / month. For example, lunch in a restaurant will cost you about 20-25 euros per person.
There is no annual property tax in Cyprus.
The cost of real estate in Cyprus depends on the following factors:
– cities and regions
– infrastructure properties
– distance from the sea
– the presence in the complex of a swimming pool and a landscaped area
– year of construction.
The highest prices for real estate in Cyprus are traditionally in the resort cities of Limassol and Paphos.
And the most affordable property prices can be found in the eastern part of the island in Protaras.
Let’s give an example to compare – how much property in Cyprus costs: a good two-bedroom apartment in a new complex can be bought for 150,000 – 190,000 euros. A similar apartment in Limassol will already cost 250,000 – 310,000.
Permanent residence in Cyprus can also be obtained: